European Ocean Biodiversity Information System

EurOBIS point locations EurOBIS - the European Node
of the international Ocean Biodiversity Information System (OBIS) - publishes distribution data on marine species, collected within European marine waters or collected by European researchers
outside European marine waters.
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EurOBIS currently holds:
1,056 datasets
of which 443 datasets published with DOI
25,066,516 occurrence records
22,160,558 quality controlled records (88% QC'd)
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Latest additions & updates

[2020-12-07] Kyklades (898 records) [new] [metadata]
[2020-12-07] Gulf of Riga Larval Fish Survey (2,064 records) [update] [metadata]
[2020-12-07] Macrobenthos monitoring in the Trieste harbour, North Adriatic Sea... (374 records) [update] [metadata]
[2020-12-07] RĂ¼gen Herring Larvae Survey (8,262 records) [new] [metadata]
[2020-12-07] Non-indigenous (NIS) and cryptogenic species in European regional seas... (3,306 records) [new] [metadata]
[2020-12-07] Dutch long term monitoring of phytoplankton in the Dutch Continental... (148,530 records) [update] [metadata]
[2020-12-07] PecesCCV: Fish observations delivered by "Canarias por una Costa Viva"... (10,919 records) [new] [metadata]
[2020-12-07] Abundance, density and biomass of Copepoda Harpacticoida on brown... (195 records) [new] [metadata]
[2020-12-07] MEP-NSW Fish community: Fish community surveys for the Monitoring and... (38,307 records) [new] [metadata]
[2020-12-07] Benthic bycatch data from non-native Crepidula fornicata dredge... (3,605 records) [new] [metadata]

Species documented for the first time in EurOBIS

[2020-11-26]Katagnymene spiralis Lemmermann, 1899[map][WoRMS]
[2020-11-26]Gyratrix arenarius Evdonin, 1971 accepted as Gyratrix hermaphroditus Ehrenberg, 1831[map][WoRMS]
[2020-11-26]Porrocystis assimilis (Levinsen, 1879)[map][WoRMS]
[2020-11-26]Acrorhynchus baikalensis Rubtzoff, 1929 accepted as Diplosiphon baikalensis (Rubtsov, 1929)[map][WoRMS]
[2020-11-26]Antiboreorhynchus torquatus Karling, 1952[map][WoRMS]
[2020-11-26]Scanorhynchus modestus Evdonin, 1971 accepted as Scanorhynchus forcipatus Karling, 1955[map][WoRMS]
[2020-11-26]Cincturorhynchus ruber Evdonin, 1970[map][WoRMS]
[2020-11-26]Koinocystella inermis Karling, 1952[map][WoRMS]
[2020-11-26]Paulodora matarazzoi Marcus, 1948[map][WoRMS]
[2020-11-26]Phonorhynchoides flagellatus Beklemischev, 1927[map][WoRMS]

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